Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick

Fine views of Keswick, Derwent Water and that famous bridge


Route outline for walk c296:

Keswick  -  Derwent Water  -  Friar's Crag  -  Calfclose Bay  -  Barrow Bay  -  Ashness Bridge  -  High Seat (Ashness Fell)  -  Bleaberry Fell  -  Walla Crag  -  Rakefoot  -  Castlerigg  -  Keswick




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Seat (Ashness Fell) at 608m (1995ft). High Seat (Ashness Fell) is classified as an Wainwright (No. 130).

High Seat (Ashness Fell) is also known as an English Dewey (3rd highest in England, 5th in England & Wales) The summit of High Seat (Ashness Fell) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Bleaberry Fell at 590m (1936ft). Bleaberry Fell is classified as an Wainwright (No. 132).

Bleaberry Fell is also known as an English Dewey (19th highest in England, 46th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Walla Crag at 376m (1234ft). Walla Crag is classified as an Wainwright (No. 204).


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Lake District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL4 The English Lakes - North Western area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

89 West Cumbria, Cockermouth & Wast Water


90 Penrith & Keswick, Ambleside


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick

In no particular order . . .

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Bleaberry Fell summit cairn

Bleaberry Fell summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (898)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - The Skiddaw massif along with Walla Crag (to the right) from the southern end of Derwent Water

The Skiddaw massif along with Walla Crag (to the right) from the southern end of Derwent Water

Photo: Chris Brankin (44)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick at Sunset

Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick at Sunset

Photo: Justine Dixon (3)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - The Southern end of Derwent Water from part way up Walla Crag

The Southern end of Derwent Water from part way up Walla Crag

Photo: Joanna Lyon (3)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water with Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells) and Causey Pike (right) beyond from Friar's Crag

Derwent Water with Maiden Moor, Cat Bells (Catbells) and Causey Pike (right) beyond from Friar's Crag

Photo: Brian Balfe (1)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water

Derwent Water

Photo: Glenn Philpott (5)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Surprise View nr Ashness Bridge

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Surprise View nr Ashness Bridge

Photo: Martyn Hibbert (4)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water and Borrowdale with Cat Bells, Maiden Moor and Castle Crag on the right from the northern end of the lake

Derwent Water and Borrowdale with Cat Bells, Maiden Moor and Castle Crag on the right from the northern end of the lake

Photo: Chris Brankin (45)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Ashness Bridge over Barrow Beck with Skiddaw in the distance

Ashness Bridge over Barrow Beck with Skiddaw in the distance

Photo: Andy Malcolm (88)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake and The Skiddaw Massif from High Seat

Derwent Water, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake and The Skiddaw Massif from High Seat

Photo: David Hayter (186)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water with Cat Bells (Catbells) beyond

Derwent Water with Cat Bells (Catbells) beyond

Photo: Glynn Trueman (30)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Derwent Water from near Lady's Rake, Walla Crag

Derwent Water from near Lady's Rake, Walla Crag

Photo: Rob Hadley (5)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Keswick and Skidddaw from Bleaberry Fell

Keswick and Skidddaw from Bleaberry Fell

Photo: Ron Anderson (5)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - High Seat (Ashness Fell) Summit Cairn

High Seat (Ashness Fell) Summit Cairn

Photo: Ron Anderson (2)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Skiddaw from Derwent Water

Skiddaw from Derwent Water

Photo: Duncan Grant (1)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Clough Head, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and Watson's Dodd from Castlerigg in the snow

Clough Head, Calfhow Pike, Great Dodd and Watson's Dodd from Castlerigg in the snow

Photo: Karen Clutton (1)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Skiddaw from near Walla Crag

Skiddaw from near Walla Crag

Photo: Chris Haselden (28)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Blencathra from Bleaberry Fell

Blencathra from Bleaberry Fell

Photo: Ron Anderson (4)

Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick - Cat Bells (Catbells) from the Derwent Water Ferry

Cat Bells (Catbells) from the Derwent Water Ferry

Photo: Ian Shaw (1)


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